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Simaudio Announces Moon 700i V2 Integrated And 780D V2 Streaming DAC

June 21st, 2019

The 700i v2 Integrated Amplifier

Design features

  • Our "Lynx" Technology eliminates the global feedback loop and results in the following: more accurate musical reproduction with respect to tonality; the elimination of common phase errors resulting from feedback.

  • An oversized dual-mono power supply.

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McIntosh Announces the C49 Preamp & DAC

June 7th, 2019

Binghamton, New York, USA, May 21st 2019, McIntosh, the global leader in prestigious home entertainment and ultimate-quality audio for 70 years, is proud to announce the C49 Preamp.

McIntosh has launched one of the world’s most versatile and future-resistant preamps, the C49. In what could easily be thought of as the ideal high-performance preamp solution for shrewd and discerning LP and str ... Read More.

Audio Research Announces REF160S Stereo Power Amplifier

May 24th, 2019

Audio Research is pleased to announce the launch of the Reference 160S stereo power amplifier. The new product distills the astonishing resolution, dynamic impact, musical purity and finesse of the 160M into one beautiful and attainable chassis designed for the music lover in all of us.  Following the example of the internationally-acclaimed 160M monaural power amplifier introduced in 2018, the Refer ... Read More.

Nordost Introduces the QPOINT Resonance Synchronizer

May 10th, 2019

A complete sound system is the result of several factors working together in harmony to produce a cohesive, pleasing, and authentic representation of sound. As audiophiles, we are accustomed to examining how several factors, including components, cabling, power, vibration control, etc. work together in order to create the “best sound” possible. However, there is an element present in every system t ... Read More.

Introducing the Formation Suite by Bowers & Wilkins

April 26th, 2019

Bowers & Wilkins’ new Formation Suite, a luxury high-end audio system for the whole home, has officially launched today. It is comprised of five very expensive products — with designs that you’ll either love or hate — that can be wirelessly synced to each other a la Sonos. Each of the speakers in the Formation suite support high-quality 96kHz / 24-bit sound via wireless streamin ... Read More.

Bel Canto Announces the e1X Line

April 12th, 2019

Today at the AXPONA conference Bel Canto announced the e1X line of components.  Sitting between the companies e.One line and the Black Ex line there are three components - DAC, Stereo Amplifier, and an Integrated unit.

The new e1X line incorporates many ground-breaking designs from the Black series. Each e1X component is designed with great attention to detail, focusing on our unique input ap ... Read More.

McIntosh Announces MPC500 Power Controller

April 3rd, 2019

Binghamton, NY – April 3, 2019 – McIntosh, the global leader in prestigious home entertainment and ultimate-quality audio for 70 years, is proud to announce the MPC500 Power Controller.

Inconsistency in power quality can cause costly damage to electronic devices. Protect that home audio investment with the MPC500 Power Controller. Featuring cascaded surge protection, the MPC500 delivers f ... Read More.

Aurender Introduces Reference Grade All-In-One Music Server A30

March 10th, 2019

Pre-order now Shipping in April 2019!

A30 is the flagship model from Aurender’s range of analog output digital music players. Like A10 and A100, A30 is, at its essence, a caching music server / streamer with internal storage with control via Aurender Conductor. The Aurender A30 also includes full MQA Decoder technology which enables you to play back MQA audio files and streams, deliverin ... Read More.

PS Audio Introduces a Power Plant into the Stellar Line

March 1st, 2019

Boulder, CO: 3/4/2019—–PS Audio originated the product category of power regenerators. Through the years we’ve gone bigger and smaller in our critically-acclaimed line of Power Plants, but until now, there hasn’t been one in our affordable Stellar line. That changes now.

The Stellar P3 provides 300 watts of continuous power output and peaks of 900 watts, and complements the Stel ... Read More.

Hi-Res Streaming Service Qobuz coming to US (Now Available)!

February 21st, 2019

Qobuz is now available in the US at

Back in July, Qobuz hired three new music executives to help spearhead the U.S. launch. Dan Mackta, Ted Cohen, and David Soloman make up the core U.S. launch team.

Qobuz is available on iOS, Android, Mac, and Windows.  The service was founded in Paris in 2007 as a streaming service.  Now, the higher-fidelity play ... Read More.